Welcome to the 2017 Houston PaperCity Design Awards 

We invite Houston area interior designers and architects, regardless of affiliation, to enter the 2017 Design Awards.

The entry period closes on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 11:59 PM CDT.

On Monday, May 15, 2017, the winning entries will be announced and celebrated at an invitation-only awards ceremony, with Martyn Lawrence Bullard and Mark D. Sikes presenting the awards.

Winners will additionally be showcased in the October 2017 PaperCity Home + Art issue, 60,000 circulation, and online at papercitymag.com 

Our 2017 Judges are L.A.-based designers Martyn Lawrence Bullard and Mark D. Sikes.  Additional judges to be announced soon.

 

Martyn Lawrence Bullard is a member of the AD 100 and Elle Decor A-List, and is a star on Million Dollar Decorators. His newest book is Martyn Lawrence Bullard: Design and Decoration, and he has designed homes for Elton John, Cher, Tommy Hilfiger's Miami beach house, Colony Palms Hotel in Palm Springs, and Chateau Gutsch in Switzerland, once home to Queen Victoria.

 

Mark D. Sikes has published Beautiful, All American Decorating and Timeless Style, to much acclaim, and has designed the interiors of Reese Witherspoon's Draper James boutiques, set for screenwriter Nancy Meyers, and he has been published in Architectural Digest, Veranda and House Beautiful.

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2017Categories

RESIDENTIAL INTERIOR DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN

  • Residential Interior Design, Over 3,500 Square Feet
  • Residential Interior Design, Under 3,500 Square Feet
  • Residential Architectural Design, Over 3,500 Square Feet
  • Residential Architectural Design, Under 3,500 Square Feet
  • Residential Interior Design or Architectural Design, Singular Space – Bedroom
  • Residential Interior Design or Architectural Design, Singular Space – Kitchen
  • Residential Interior Design or Architectural Design, Singular Space – Bath
  • Residential Interior Design or Architectural Design, Singular Space – Children's Room
  • Residential Interior Design or Architectural Design, Dining or Entertaining Space
  • Residential Interior Design or Architectural Design, Use of Small Space

COMMERCIAL OR PUBLIC SPACE INTERIOR DESIGN OR ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN

  • Hospitality Interior Design and Architectural Design: Hotel, Restaurant or Club
  • Retail Interior Design and Architectural Design: Art Gallery, Boutique, Showroom space, Salon, Spa
  • Commercial Interior Design and Architectural Design: Office, Theater, Spiritual or Public Space

PRESERVATION

  • Historical Restoration/Preservation: Residential
  • Historical Restoration/Preservation: Commercial

RESIDENTIAL OR COMMERCIAL LANDSCAPE DESIGN

  • Residential Landscape Design
  • Commercial Landscape Design: Outdoor Public Space, Monument, Gardens, Park

FURNITURE, PRODUCT, TEXTILES

  • Best in Furniture Design, Single Piece or Collection. Designer must reside in Houston or environs. Furniture can be made outside Houston.
  • Best in Product and Textile Design, Single Piece or Collection. Designer must reside in Houston or environs. Product can be made outside Houston.

Design Awards Judges

2017 Houston Design Awards Judges

  • Martyn Lawrence Bullard
  • Mark D. Sikes

2016 Dallas Design Awards Judges

  • Jeffrey Alan Marks, Incorporated, Los Angeles Jeffrey Alan Marks
  • JayJeffers, San Francisco Jay Jeffers
  • McAlpine, Atlanta, Birmingham, Nashville and New York Bobby McAlpine

2016 Houston Design Awards Judges

  • Suzanne Rheinstein & Assoc., Los Angeles Suzanne Rheinstein
  • Vicente Wolf Associates, Inc., New York Vicente Wolf
  • Roger Ferris and Partners Architects, Connecticut and New York Roger Ferris
  • Lake Flato Architects, San Antonio Vicki Yuan

2015 Houston Design Awards Judges

  • Rachel Ashwell Shabby Chic Couture, Brentwood, California Rachel Ashwell
  • Jan Showers & Associates, Dallas Jan Showers
  • Westbrook Interiors, Atlanta Barbara Westbrook